Property Taxes Payment

Property Taxes Payment

For your convenience, there are a few ways to pay your Property Taxes in the District of Stewart:

Pay by Internet Banking

  1. Add the District of Stewart Tax as a Payee
  2. Use your Property Roll Number as the “Account number” – this number is located in the top left area of your tax notice.  Important:  do not use the decimal point – only the numbers.

Warning: Penalties will be applied if your financial institution rejects payment or if payment is made after your financial institution’s LOCAL cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a payment date equal to the next business day.

Pay By Telephone Banking
If you are making your payment by Telephone, confirm that your current property roll number is the one registered on your bill payment menu.

When processing your payment via telephone or internet banking, your payment will be subject to penalties if rejected by your financial institution or if you pay after your financial institution's local cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a "payment date" equal to the next business day.

** If paying by internet or telephone banking, eligible property owners must make sure that they have completed and submitted their Home Owner Grant application to the District's Office. **

Pay By Mail
Payments by cheque or money orders, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be mailed to:

District of Stewart
PO Box 460
705 Brightwell Street
Stewart, British Columbia
V0T 1W0

If you are mailing your payment, please allow ample time for your payment to be received at Stewart on or before the due date.  Enclose the stub portion of your bill with your payment.  If you are paying by cheque, record your tax roll number or property address on your cheque.

If you require a receipt from the District of Stewart, please include a self-addressed envelope with appropriate postage, and a receipt will be mailed to you.

Pay In Person
Payments by debit or cash, cheque or money order, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be delivered in person to the District Office .

Please note that debit card transactions may be subject to daily transaction limits imposed by your financial institution.

*   Please be aware that the District of Stewart does not accept credit cards as payment for property taxes.  *

November is Adoption Awareness Month

POSTED: November 15, 2018

At the November 13, 2018 Regular Council meeting, Council made a motion to join the Province in proclaiming November as Adoption Awareness Month.

Water Quality Advisory

POSTED: November 14, 2018

There have been reports from residents (Nov 14 2018) experiencing brown or discoloured water in the community.  If your household is experiencing this issue, please allow your cold water tap to run until the water clears.  Additionally, please see the attached Water Quality Advisory notice (still in effect) with information and recommendations.  

Call for Nominations:  Board of Variance

POSTED: November 13, 2018

The District of Stewart is looking for interested people to sit on its Board of Variance.  This board is appointed by Council for a term of 3 years.  The board meets only when needed and fulfils the duties as per Bylaw #881, 2014 and according to the Local Government Act, Sec. 899.  Please see the attached notice for more information.

2018 Christmas Card Competition-DEADLINE EXTENDED

POSTED: October 23, 2018

For those that were hoping to submit an entry, GOOD NEWS - the deadline has been extended until Monday, November 19 at 4:30pm. So, all of you local artists and photographers still have time to participate by submitting your original artwork or photograph to the District office.
For more details, please read the Christmas Card Competition link.

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure

BC Hydro Installation of Bird Guarding at Stewart Substation

POSTED: January 8, 2018

Please see the attached information regarding BC Hydro's recent installation of Bird Guarding at the Stewart Substation